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  1. Warring with Words

    Narrative and Metaphor in Politics

    Edited by Michael Hanne, William D. Crano, Jeffery Scott Mio

    Series: Claremont Symposium on Applied Social Psychology Series

    Scholars in many of the disciplines surrounding politics explicitly utilize either a narrative perspective or a metaphor perspective (though rarely the two in combination) to analyze issues -- theoretical and practical, domestic and international -- in the broad field of politics. Among the topics...

    To Be Published May 22nd 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Language Planning for Medium of Instruction in Asia

    Edited by M. Obaidul Hamid, Hoa T.M. Nguyen, Richard B. Baldauf

    This volume investigates the policy and practice of medium of instruction at different levels of education in Asian polities including Bangladesh, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, the Maldives, Nepal, Timor-Leste and Vietnam. The chapters provide an informed understanding of the...

    To Be Published May 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Sociolinguistics and Second Language Acquisition

    Learning to Use Language in Context

    By Kimberly L. Geeslin, Avizia Yim Long

    Sociolinguistics and Second Language Acquisition is a comprehensive textbook that bridges the gap between the fields of sociolinguistics and second language acquisition, exploring the variety of ways in which social context influences the acquisition of a second language. It reviews basic...

    To Be Published May 25th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Discourse Reader

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Adam Jaworski, Nikolas Coupland

    In this bestselling Reader, Jaworski and Coupland have collected in one volume the most important and influential articles on discourse analysis. Designed as a structured sourcebook and divided into clear sections, The Discourse Reader covers the foundations of modern discourse analysis and...

    To Be Published May 26th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Text and Image

    A Critical Introduction to the Visual/Verbal Divide

    By John Bateman

    Text and image are used together in an increasingly flexible fashion and many disciplines and areas of study are now attempting to understand how these combinations work.This introductory textbook explores and analyses the various approaches to multimodality and offers a broad, interdisciplinary...

    To Be Published May 29th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Translation and Society

    An Introduction

    By Sergey Tyulenev

    This essential new textbook guides readers through the social aspects and sociologically informed approaches to the study of translation. Sergey Tyulenev surveys implicitly and explicitly sociological approaches to the study of translation, drawing on the most important and influential works both...

    To Be Published May 29th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The New Psychology of Language

    Cognitive and Functional Approaches to Language Structure, Volume II

    Edited by Michael Tomasello

    Series: Psychology Press Classic Editions

    From the point of view of psychology and cognitive science, much of modern linguistics is too formal and mathematical to be of much use. The New Psychology of Language volumes broke new ground by introducing functional and cognitive approaches to language structure in terms already familiar to...

    To Be Published May 29th 2014 by Psychology Press

  8. The New Psychology of Language

    Cognitive and Functional Approaches to Language Structure, Volume I

    Edited by Michael Tomasello

    Series: Psychology Press Classic Editions

    From the point of view of psychology and cognitive science, much of modern linguistics is too formal and mathematical to be of much use. The New Psychology of Language volumes broke new ground by introducing functional and cognitive approaches to language structure in terms already familiar...

    To Be Published May 29th 2014 by Psychology Press

  9. Literacies in Contemporary Egypt

    Everyday Writing and Political Change

    By Ivan Panovic

    Series: Routledge Arabic Linguistics Series

    This book provides an ethnographically grounded description and interpretation of a variety of writing practices, including social media, in contemporary Egypt....

    To Be Published May 31st 2014 by Routledge

  10. Medieval Rhetoric

    A Casebook

    Edited by Scott D. Troyan

    Series: Garland Medieval Casebooks

    This volume in the Routledge Medieval Casebooks series explores medieval rhetorical practices. Ten original essays examine the ways in which contemporary readers and scholars might employ rhetorical theory to illuminate underlying meanings in medieval texts. The contributors also explore how...

    To Be Published June 5th 2014 by Routledge